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Summer Camps Owensboro KY

Summer camps are programs for children and teenagers during the summer holidays. Summer camps involve canoeing, hiking, campfires and more. See below for summer camps in Owensboro and find tips and advice on summer camp safety and camping tips.

Diamond Lake Resort
(270) 229-4900
7301 Hobbs Rd
Owensboro, KY
Windy Hollow Camp & Recreation
(270) 785-4150
5141 Windy Hollow Rd
Owensboro, KY
Oh Kentucky Campgrounds
(859) 986-1150
1142 Highway 21 W
Berea, KY
Wolf Creek Campgrounds
(270) 866-6616
2108 Highway 1383
Russell Springs, KY
Guist Creek Marina Campground
(502) 647-5359
11990 Boat Dock Rd
Shelbyville, KY
Diamond Lake Resort
(800) 421-7116, (270) 229-4900
7301 Hobbs Road
Owensboro, KY
Number of Sites
270 Total Camp/RV Sites,270 20 Amp Service,270 30 Amp Service,175 50 Amp Service,270 Electric and Water,270 Electric Only,250 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,10 Pull-Thru Sites,1 Rental Trailers,270 Sideouts,25 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,

Double J Stables & Campground
(630) 554-2758
542 Lincoln School Rd.
Mammoth Cave, KY
Kentucky Lakes KOA/Prizer Point
(800) 421-7116, (270) 522-3762
1777 Prizer Point Road
Cadiz, KY
Number of Sites
93 Total Camp/RV Sites,83 20 Amp Service,83 30 Amp Service,66 50 Amp Service,93 Electric and Water,93 Electric Only,55 Full Hookups,75 Max RV Length,83 No Hookups,46 Pull-Thru Sites,83 Sideouts,20 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Marina,Mini Golf,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

Buckskin Run Camper Park
(606) 784-7476
1750 Kentucky Hwy. 801 S.
Morehead, KY
Sportsman's Anchor Resort
(270) 354-8493
12888 Us Highway 68 E
Benton, KY

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

5 tips for keeping kids safe and healthy at summer camp

John Thompson

Kids should be reminded to follow pool rules to avoid swimming injuries at campSummer camp can be a rewarding and fun experience for kids of all ages. Whether they attend day camps or overnight camps, experts say fathers should take action to ensure their kids stay safe and healthy while attending.

"Parents should ask camp organizers basic questions about what plans they have in place to keep kids safe, handle medical emergencies, and deal with routine health needs," said Dr. Patricia Hametz, of NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital.

Other parenting advice tips to keep young campers injury-free include:

1. Stay hydrated. Remind your child to drink often, even when they don't feel thirsty while spending time outdoors or in the heat. Pack a refillable water bottle to make staying hydrated easier.
2. Practice sun safety. Kids should be dressed in light-colored, lightweight clothing and should use a sunscreen with an SPF of 30 or more every day.
3. Be safe in and around water. Remind your kids to follow all camp rules in and around pools, lakes and other bodies of water. Children should never be around water without a certified life guard on duty.
4. Protect against bugs. Using an insect repellent with no more than 30 percent DEET and avoiding scented soaps, lotions and hairsprays will help your kids keep the bugs at bay.

Dads should also make sure that the camp has all of their kids' emergency contact ...

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